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Pollution, Storms And Climate: NASA Mission Investigates How They Interact
2013-06-07 11:09:55

To investigate how air pollution and natural emissions, which are pushed high into the atmosphere by large storms, affect atmospheric composition and climate, NASA’s DC-8 and ER-2 science aircraft will take flight over the southern US this summer.

Strength In Developing Atlantic Tropical Low Seen By NASA Satellite
2012-08-02 07:41:19

NASA's Aqua satellite spotted some very cold, high, thunderstorms around the center of a tropical low pressure area in the Atlantic Ocean today, indicating that the system is getting stronger and more organized.

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2011-03-09 13:44:22

Satellites have been busy this week covering severe weather across the US.

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2010-06-30 08:14:33

Tropical Storm Alex, the first storm of the 2010 Atlantic hurricane season, continues to pick up steam as it crosses the western Gulf of Mexico.

2009-12-16 11:56:02

Researchers studying climate now have a new tool at their disposal: daily global measurements of carbon dioxide and water vapor in a key part of Earth's atmosphere.

2009-09-01 14:28:07

U.S.-led scientists say the solar cycle, Earth's stratosphere and oceans work in sync to produce global weather patterns. The researchers, headed by the U.S.

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2009-08-28 14:45:00

Researchers from NCAR have created the first-ever model to simulate the impact of the sun’s radiation fluctuations on the earth’s climate.

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2007-03-06 17:40:00

Determined to understand why some storms grow into hurricanes while others fizzle, NASA scientists recently looked deep into thunderstorms off the African coast using satellites and airplanes.

2007-02-01 09:00:43

U.S. scientists say they've determined rain evaporation and continental convection play an important part in the tropical water cycle.

2006-01-30 06:50:20

Hurricanes can completely re-structure themselves inside, and that presents forecasters with great uncertainty when predicting their effects on the general population.


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